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Brand name: Fluarix Tetra 2022 TM
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Active ingredients: influenza quadrivalent vaccine 2022
What it is used for
FLUARIX TETRA is a quadrivalent vaccine indicated for active immunisation of adults and children from 6 months of age for the prevention of influenza disease caused by the influenza virus types A and B contained in the vaccine (see section 5.1 PHARMACODYNAMIC PROPERTIES, Clinical trials).,The use of FLUARIX TETRA should be based on official recommendations.
How to take it
The way to take this medicine is: Intramuscular. This medicine is given through a needle inserted into the muscle beneath the skin.
- Store at 2 to 8 degrees Celsius
- Protect from Light
- Do not Freeze
- Shelf lifetime is 15 Months.
You should seek medical advice in relation to medicines and use only as directed by a healthcare professional.
Always read the label. If symptoms persist see your healthcare professional.
1.25 ml glass syringes with Luer lock adapter and plastic rigid tip cap (PRTC) with new composition of syringe tip cap
Do I need a prescription?
This medicine is available from a pharmacist and requires a prescription. It is
For side effects, taking other medicines and more
Download consumer medicine information leaflet (pdf) from the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA) website
Reporting side effects
You can help ensure medicines are safe by reporting the side effects you experience.
You can report side effects to your doctor, or directly at www.tga.gov.au/reporting-problems
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